Bill Text: VA SB72 | 2020 | Regular Session | Chaptered

Bill Title: Public defender offices; Cities of Manassas and Manassas Park and County of Prince William.

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-1)

Status: (Passed) 2020-03-18 - Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0376) [SB72 Detail]

Download: Virginia-2020-SB72-Chaptered.html

An Act to amend and reenact §19.2-163.04 of the Code of Virginia, relating to public defender offices; Cities of Manassas and Manassas Park and County of Prince William.
[S 72]
Approved March 18, 2020


Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. That §19.2-163.04 of the Code of Virginia is amended and reenacted as follows:

§19.2-163.04. Public Defender offices.

Public defender offices are established in:

a. The City of Virginia Beach;

b. The City of Petersburg;

c. The Cities of Buena Vista, Lexington, Staunton and Waynesboro and the Counties of Augusta and Rockbridge;

d. The City of Roanoke;

e. The City of Portsmouth;

f. The City of Richmond;

g. The Counties of Clarke, Frederick, Page, Shenandoah and Warren, and the City of Winchester;

h. The City and County of Fairfax;

i. The City of Alexandria;

j. The City of Radford and the Counties of Bland, Pulaski and Wythe;

k. The Counties of Fauquier, Loudoun and Rappahannock;

l. The City of Suffolk;

m. The City of Franklin and the Counties of Isle of Wight and Southampton;

n. The County of Bedford;

o. The City of Danville;

p. The Counties of Halifax, Lunenburg and Mecklenburg;

q. The City of Fredericksburg and the Counties of King George, Stafford and Spotsylvania;

r. The City of Lynchburg;

s. The City of Martinsville and the Counties of Henry and Patrick;

t. The City of Charlottesville and the County of Albemarle;

u. The City of Norfolk;

v. The County of Arlington and the City of Falls Church;

w. The City of Newport News;

x. The City of Chesapeake; and

y. The City of Hampton; and

z. The Cities of Manassas and Manassas Park and the County of Prince William.